solid-state welding


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solid-state welding

[′säl·əd ¦stāt ′weld·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Welding processes which coalesce materials at temperatures below the melting point of the base metal by methods such as welding or diffusion welding without the use of filler metal.

solid-state welding

Any welding process in which coalescence is produced without the addition of a brazing filler metal at temperatures below the melting point of the base metals being joined; sometimes pressure is used.
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The main types of solid-state welding may be classified as cold welding, pressing, ultrasonic welding and explosion welding.
FSP was discovered to improve the surface of the joint depending upon the new solid-state welding conditions.